Puzhithivakkam is a Municipality city in district of Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu. The Puzhithivakkam city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Puzhithivakkam Municipality has population of 53,322 of which 26,770 are males while 26,552 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5280 which is 9.90 % of total population of Puzhithivakkam (M). In Puzhithivakkam Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 992 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Puzhithivakkam is around 971 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Puzhithivakkam city is 94.95 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Puzhithivakkam, Male literacy is around 97.10 % while female literacy rate is 92.79 %.
Puzhithivakkam Municipality has total administration over 13,918 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Puzhithivakkam Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.39 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.21 % of total population in Puzhithivakkam (M).
Puzhithivakkam Work Profile
Out of total population, 20,004 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 15,331 were males while 4,673 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 20004 working population, 94.74 % were engaged in Main Work while 5.26 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.